On This Day

Deaths in History in February 1803

  • Feb 3 Pedro Rodríguez de Campomanes y Pérez, 1st Count of Campomanes, Spanish economist and literary, dies at 79
  • Feb 9 Jean François de Saint-Lambert, French poet (b. 1716)
  • Feb 18 J W L Gleim, writer, dies
  • Feb 21 Edward Despard, last person drawn & quartered in England